April 2020 U.S. Federal Funding Opportunities

U.S. Federal Funding Opportunities (FFO) is a monthly resource that summarizes awards, grants, and fellowship opportunities issued by the U.S. government related to research, evaluation and dissemination. These funding opportunities are relevant to the field of child development and, more broadly, behavioral and social science research.

Highlights -

The April 2020 FFO lists over 100 funding opportunities for research, evaluation, and dissemination, including multiple highlighted funding opportunities.

(1) Four National Institutes of Health (NIH) Notices of Special Interest (NOSI) for research on the 2019 Novel Coronavirus: 

Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis until the expiration date, which varies by NOSI.

(2) Two Office of Planning, Research and Evaluation (OPRE) funding opportunities to support dissertation research by advanced graduate students who are working:

(3) Institute of Education Sciences (IES) funding opportunity: (a) Statistical and Research Methodology in Education grant program, which is intended to support the development of a wide range of methodological and statistical tools to better enable applied education scientists to conduct rigorous education research. (b) Using Longitudinal Data to Support State Education Policymaking grant program, which is intended to expand the research use of State Longitudinal Data Systems to examine long-term learner outcomes and pathways in order to provide evidence for State education policymaking. Applications are due by June 30, 2020.